On 15 July 2021 Moody’s Investors Service affirmed Center-invest Bank’s Ba3 rating for long-term local and foreign-currency deposits, outlook stable.
Center-invest Bank has entered into an agreement with the company Solar Systems for the supply of electricity from the Staromarev Solar Power Plant (Block 3) in Stavropol krai. The purchase of 1271 MWh of energy will mean that in 2021, 25% of the energy used by the bank will be from renewable sources.
For 2 months of accepting applications for the contest «Sustainable Development Goals and me», more than 250 people have shared their ideas for improving the urban environment of the regions of southern Russia in accordance with the Sustainable Development Goals. Applications will be accepted until September 1, 2021 at the website www.17sdg.ru. The prize fund of the contest is RUB 1,000,000.
On 5 July 2021 the Analytical Credit Rating Agency (ACRA) affirmed Center-invest Bank’s and Bank’s bond issue A(RU) national scale rating, outlook stable.
As a result of the implementation of the state program to support agricultural complex in the Rostov Region, Center-invest Bank accounts for 42% of loan agreements with agricultural enterprises in the region.
At the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, the Deputy Minister of Economic Development of Russia noted the achievements and special role of Center-invest Bank in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, the promotion of ESG principles in the banking community and the formation of the green investment market in Russia.
Center-invest took first place in the project of the Bank of the Russia “Days of Financial Literacy in Educational Institutions” among banks in terms of the number of broadcasts and views of online lessons. The audience of the project exceeded 400 thousand people.